Help & Resources

There is a lot of helpful information and useful equipment to help people with Dyscalculia; you will find some below:


Help & Advice
Dyscalculia
Information, symptoms, diagnosis, techniques, and other resources for people who have math disabilities.
www.dyscalculia.org

The Dyscalculia Forum
This is an online support community for people with the math disability, teachers, parents and other interested in dyscalculia.
www.dyscalculiaforum.com

Dyslexia Teacher
A website for teachers of children with dyslexia; teaching methods, recognizing dyslexia, assessment etc.
www.dyslexia-teacher.com

Dyslexia A 2 Z
Lots of information on dyscalculia and other SpLDs.
www.dyslexiaa2z.com

How you can help

Dyscalculia – Developing Skills through Play

* Practicing letter formation in sand/salt trays. (I use cat litter trays they are very cheap.)
* Using chalk or coloured pens, to do letter formation on black/whiteboard.

Dyscalculia – Some items have been found to be useful including:
Develop his skills with sequencing, space organisation, deduction, directional awareness, timekeeping and strategy.


Dyscalculia – Website offering free games

An excellent website with free fun maths games, go to www.greyolltwit.com


‘Dyslexia and other Learning Difficulties – A Parent’s Guide’ – book

My book: ‘Dyslexia and Other Learning Difficulties – A Parent’s Guide’ has been updated and re-released in January 2010. It contains extensive information on dyslexia, dysgraphia and other specific learning difficulties (SpLDs).

For a fuller description of ‘Dyslexia and Other Learning Difficulties – A Parent’s Guide’ please click here.


Alternative_Therapies_Book

‘Dyslexia and Alternative Therapies’ – book

My book: ‘Dyslexia and Alternative Therapies’ contains information on a wide range of alternative therapies and the way they can help people with dyslexia, dysgraphia and other specific learning difficulties (SpLDs).

For a fuller description of ‘Dyslexia and Alternative Therapies’please click here.

Tutor: How I can help

There are numerous ways you can help a student with dyslexia.

How Can I help a Student with Dyscalculia?

You can help a student with dyscalculia by helping to develop his skills with sequencing, space organisation, deduction, directional awareness, timekeeping and strategy. The earlier it is started the better.

This page is in the process of being up-dated. Please accept my apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Dyscalculia Book List

As dyscalculia is still relatively unknown, there are only a few books available at the present time.

Dyscalculia Guidance: Helping Pupils with Specific Learning
Author(s): Butterworth Brian, Yeo Dorian
Qualifications: ISBN: 0708711529
Pub Date: June 2004


‘Dyslexia and Other Learning Difficulties – a parent’s guide’ – book

My book: ‘Dyslexia and Other Learning Difficulties – A Parent’s Guide’ has been updated and re-released in January 2010. It contains extensive information on dyslexia, dysgraphia and other specific learning difficulties (SpLDs).

For a fuller description of ‘Dyslexia and Other Learning Difficulties – A Parent’s Guide’ please click here.


Alternative_Therapies_Book

‘dyslexia and alternative therapies’ – book

My book: ‘Dyslexia and Alternative Therapies’ contains information on a wide range of alternative therapies and the way they can help people with dyslexia, dysgraphia and other specific learning difficulties (SpLDs).

For a fuller description of ‘Dyslexia and Alternative Therapies’ please click here.